Rose water isn’t just a fragrant solution that adds scent of rose to your skin, its benefits are much beyond that. It is the most pure and natural solution that is used to tone the skin by keeping its epidermal pH undisturbed. It is a skin cleanser and an oil regulator that causes zero irritation. It is also a blessed cooling skin companion that keeps inflammation and itching under control. From being a cleanser for oily skin, exfoliator for chapped skin and smoothing agent for dry skin, it is also a powerful, yet underrated blessing for calming down and reducing painful sunburns. However, our today’s exclusive list is targeting women going through nightmare stubborn acne blisters. Use any of the below listed 10 rose water remedies to banish skin damaging and scarring acne bumps.
1. Rose Water And Potato Juice
Grind raw and peeled potato to extract its natural juice. Mix rose water and potato juice in the ratio of 2:1. Apply this chilled rose water serum layer after layer on the face. After letting it stay for 30 minutes, sponge it with cold water and pat it dry. Against the limited knowledge of many, rose water is bundled with natural molecules of Vitamin C. Which is why, it is able to bind to dirt and sweat molecules and sebum, and pull them out of skin pores. Catalase, bulked in potato juice, is a bacteria foe enzyme that targets acne triggering germs, and puts an end to acne breakout.
2. Rose Water And Apricot Juice
Grind apricot and refrigerate its juice for an hour before mixing 1 teaspoon of it with 1 teaspoon chilled rose water. Apply the solution on face. After letting it settle on acne bumps and scars for 30 minutes, wear it off with icy water.
Apricot juice is infused with pure molecules of salicylic acid. And salicylic acid is an acne drying agent that puts a stop to acne spreading and culture. And antioxidants in rose water not just hamper bacterial culture on skin, they also destroy them to make the face acne free.
3. Rose Water And Vinegar
Mix half teaspoon glycerin diluted vinegar with 2 teaspoons chilled rose water. Wear the solution on the entire face if the skin is combination to oily, and only on acne blisters if the skin is dry, for 20 minutes. Wash with cold water and top it up with cold aloe gel lotion. Vinegar solution is loaded with acetic acid that destroys acne culturing bacteria on the epidermis. Rose water, having a splash of refreshing antioxidants, drags the underlying acne causing bacteria out of the system. And glycerin ensures that the pH stays acidic by regulating optimum oil level.
4. Rose Water And Tomato
Mix half teaspoon tomato puree with 2 teaspoons unadulterated rose water and keep the paste in a refrigerator for 2 hours. Keep wearing the chilled mask on the face for as long as it feels cold against your skin. Remove using cold water. Tomato is loaded with fresh and undiluted form of salicylic acid and ascorbic acid. These acids destroy any living bacteria on the skin. Rose water calms down heated cells by cooling them. It calms down tingling and inflammation, and ensures that the pH stays constant.
5. Rose Water, Henna And Lemon Juice
Squeeze 6 to 8 drops of lemon juice in one fourth teaspoon henna and 2 tablespoons cold rose water. Apply the citric paste on acne budged face for 20 minutes. Clean with tap water. While lemon juice, with its ascorbic acid’s killing power, combats acne inducing bacteria, henna works as a tingling and burning pacifier that keeps the face cells cool. Rose water keeps an eye on the pH so that bacteria do not recur or reculture on the face, resulting in a fresh breakout.
6. Rose Water And Azadirachta Indica Juice
Azadirachta Indica is Neem. Grind its 4 leaves by adding 2 tablespoons rose water to it. Filter the juice and apply on face for 30 minutes and chilling it for 3 hours. Wear off the mask with tap water. Azadirachta Indica is an overall bacteria combating antioxidant in itself. Loaded with enzymes like glutathione, Azadirachta Indica absorbs oil disturbing germs and acne inducing bacteria from pores. This detoxifies the skin. And as an antioxidant, Vitamin C from rose water fades fresh acne spots.
7. Rose Water, Turmeric And Green Tea Residue
Add half teaspoon of green tea’s fresh residue in 1 tablespoon chilled rose water and a pinch of turmeric. Massage this scrub on your face for 10 minutes twice a day, and wash it off with normal water. It is hypoallergenic and works powerfully on all skin kinds. Catechin from green tea, curcumin from turmeric and Vitamin C from rose water not just clear the skin from bacteria and fade acne scars, they also guard the skin against any further dangerous breakout by ensuring that nothing brings any variation on skin’s pH level.
8. Rose Water And Epsom Salt
Add half teaspoon crushed Epsom salt in 1 teaspoon rose water. Apply the toning solution on entire face. Discontinue if it causes excessive itching. Put it on for 10 minutes ideally before washing it with cold water. Epsom salt bulked with magnesium sulfate, when combines with Vitamin C and Vitamin E from rose water, forms an explosive pH regulating topical tonic. It flushes free radicals, pore clogging sebum and bacteria to win a hand over acne. It also makes the skin fairer by reducing acne induced pigmentation.
9. Rose Water, Chickpea And Sandalwood
Form a semi-liquid thin paste by adding half teaspoon chickpea flour and one fourth teaspoon sandalwood paste with 2 tablespoons rose water. Wash it with cold water after letting it sit on the face for 40 minutes. Chickpea fades acne marks and rose water controls acne spreading. Sandalwood binds to dead bacteria, oil and sebum molecules, and cools down the affected pores by removing all dirt.
10. Rose Water And Ginger Juice
Make this citric anti-acne serum by adding 1 teaspoon ginger juice with 1 teaspoon rose water. Apply the serum all over your face. Keep applying a fresh later after every 10 minutes for half an hour. Wash while massaging against the face with cold water. Gingerol from ginger and antioxidants from rose water stabilize the pH disturbed by free radicals and germs by killing them. The skin gets clean and this remedy starts working within 3 weeks of its continuous application, twice each day.
The above listed 10 ways to use rose water are the world’s safest remedies to put acne to an end without drying or inflaming the skin. Try them to see the difference.